Research

Interested in our Research Activities?

Could you imagine to join our research group? We are always interested in applications from bright and motivated students for Bachelor or Master thesis projects.

Please feel free to contact us and ask for details!

 

Running Thesis Activities

Topics of our PhD Projects

  • Frédéric Kornas: Global polarization of Lambda hyperons as a probe for vortical effects in Au+Au collisions at HADES
  • Florian Seck: Dilepton production in heavy-ion collisions from SIS18 to RHIC beam energies
  • Deniz Nitt: Dilepton production and anisotropy in elementary and heavy-ion collisions
  • Dominique Dittert: Azimuthal anisotropy of virtual photons in Ag+Ag collisions at √sNN=2.55 GeV
  • Vadym Kedych: Low Gain Avalanche Detectors for timing applications
  • Maximilian Wiest: Electromagnetic signals of phase transitions and critical end points in heavy-ion collisions

Topics of our Master Projects

  • Wilhelm Krueger: Low Gain Avalanche Detectors for timing applications in HADES
  • Niklas Schild: System size and centrality dependence of thermal radiation measured by HADES
  • Patrick Lehnung: Electron identification employing Artificial Intelligence
 
 

Finished PhD Projects

  • 2020

    Design, installation and commissioning of new read-out electronics for HADES ECAL and diamond detectors for T0-reconstruction and beam diagnostics

    Author: Adrian Rost

  • 2018

    Studying excited states of the nucleon with HADES using pion beams

    Author: Federico Scozzi

  • 2017

    Reconstruction of the low-mass dielectron signal in 1.23A GeV Au+Au collisions

    Author: Patrick Sellheim

  • 2017

    Virtual photon polarization and dilepton anisotropy in pion-nucleon and heavy-ion collisions

    Author: Enrico Speranza

  • 2017

    Reconstruction of virtual photons from Au+Au collisions at 1.23 GeV/u

    Author: Szymon Harabasz

  • 2017

    Reconstruction of pi0 and eta Mesons via Conversion in Au+Au at 1.23 GeV/u with the HADES Spectrometer

    Author: Claudia Behnke

  • 2016

    Electrons from decays of open charm and beauty hadrons in p-Pb collisions at sqrt(s_NN)=5.02TeV

    Author: Jan Wagner

 
 

Finished Master Projects

  • 2020

    Dileptons as probes of strongly interacting matter

    Author: Maximilian Wiest

  • 2020

    Performance Studies of pp → ppπ0 and pp → ppη Reconstruction for the PANDA Day-1 Setup

    Author: Jana Tamara Rieger

  • 2019

    Azimuthal anisotropy of virtual photons in Au+Au collisions at √s=2.4 GeV

    M.Sc. research award of the year 2019 for outstanding achievements in the master thesis (Gerhard-Herzberg Gesellschaft)

    Author: Dominique Dittert

  • 2017

    Hunting for the chiral magnetic effect

    Author: Frédéric Kornas

  • 2016

    Test and Optimization of a flexible COME & KISS QDC and TDC for PMT, Si-PM and Diamond Detector Applications

    Author: Adrian Rost

  • 2015

    Development of a Realistic Event Generator for In-Medium and QGP Dileptons

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    M.Sc. research award of the year 2016 for outstanding achievements in the master thesis (Gerhard-Herzberg Gesellschaft)

    Author: Florian Seck

  • 2015

    Searching for the Dark Photon

    Author: Carina Ungethüm

  • 2015

    Design of an FPGA-basedcalibration, monitoring and testing system for the HADES Electromagnetic CALorimeter

    Author: Alessandra Lai

  • 2013

    Untersuchung zur Produktion von geladenen und neutralen Kaonen in Au+Au bei 1.23A GeV mit HADES

    Author: Katharina Gill

  • 2013

    Dielektronenrekonstruktion in Au+Au Kollisionen bei 1,23 GeV/u mit HADES

    Author: Patrick Sellheim

  • 2011

    Development of an event generator for dilepton production in heavy ion collisions in the SIS energy regime

    Author: Claudia Behnke

 
 

Finished Bachelor Projects

  • 2018

    Comparison of simulated 680 MeV/u Au+Au collisions to neutron star mergers simulated with a combined chiral mean field Equation of State

    Author: Maximilian Wiest

  • 2018

    Reconstruction of e+e- in peripheral Au+Au colllisions at √s = 2.42 GeV with HADES

    Author: Niklas Schild

  • 2014

    Study of specified sources of systematic uncertanties and their influence on the Higgs-Boson analysis in the ATLAS experiment (CERN)

    Author: Julia Victoria Seidel

  • 2013

    Optimizing the COME and KISS readout concept for calorimeter type detectors

    Author: Adrian Rost

 
 

Finished Mini-Research Projects

  • 2015

    Straw tube detector performance study with scCVD diamond detector for particle tracking

    (Internship ECOLE CENTRALE LYON)

    Author: Antoine Draveny

  • 2012

    Test einer Ausleseelektronik für ein elektromagnetisches Bleiglaskalorimeter für das HADES-Experiment

    Author: Adrian Rost